4 week Old World Wine Course May
The South London 4 week introduction to Old World Wines is the wine course designed for people who have an interest in wine and want to know more about it. 'Old World' refers to key historic regions in Europe, including France, Italy, Spain, Germany, Portugal among others. No previous experience is necessary to enjoy the course, the emphasis is on tasting and learning! Each wine tasting will include different information about the wines and regions while tasting at least 6 wines every time! It is also a great way to meet new friends who share your love of wine. You will also get a free wine tasting book to take home with you!
By the end of the 4 evenings:
• You will have an understanding of the main wine producing regions in the Old World and the key styles they produce
• over 25 wines will be tasted in 4 weeks
• retail prices of wines tasted will be from £5 to over £20
• discover where to obtain today's best value for money wines.
• food & wine matching advice
• common wine faults - how to spot them
• storing & serving wine advice
Professional ISO tasting glasses, tasting sheets and delicious nibbles are all provided at each tasting.
Course Dates (all Thursday 7-9pm):
16th May - France I - Burgundy & Loire; plus tasting skills, aroma tests, understanding wine labels
23rd May- France II - Bordeaux, Rhone, South France; plus how wine is made & the use of oak
30th May - Europe I - Alsace, Germany, Austria & UK; plus how to serve wine - temperature & decanting, and the importance of soil
6th June - Europe II - Italy, Spain & Portugal; plus new regions & wines, food & wine matching
WHAT IF I HAVE TO MISS ANY EVENINGS?
Not a problem. You may either send a substitute, or pick up the missed session on a subsequent World of Wine Course, or obtain a refund voucher valid for other South London Wine School courses and tastings.
COURSE FEE STRUCTURE
The course fee is £105. As a way of spreading out the cost, you can choose to pay a £65 payment on booking, and then £10 in cash each evening. To pay by deposit click here.
This South London 4-week Wine Course can also be purchased as a great Gift idea for any occasion.
Places remaining: 12
Course Date/Time: Thu 16th May 2019 at 7-9pm
Duration: 2 Hours
Venue: The Mitre, 291 Greenwich High Road, SE10 8NA